Reading List

Sooo...what books have impacted my journey from surviving to living to thriving?

Black, Female & Fab!
* Beautylicious: The Black Girl's Guide to the Fabulous Life...Jenyne M. Raines
* Bitch is the New Black...Helena Andrews
* The BAP Handbook: The Official Guide to the Black American Princess...Lewis/Lightfoot/Johnson/Wilson

Callings, Purpose & Careers
* The Alchemist (a novel)...Paulo Coelho
*Great Little Book on Universal Laws of Success...Brian Tracy
* Happiness at Work: Be Resilient, Motivated & Successful - No Matter What...Srikumar S. Rao
* Jesus, CEO: Ancient Wisdom for Visionary Leadership...Laurie Beth Jones
* Lifekeys: Discover Who You Are...Hirsh/Kise/Stark
* The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People...Stephen Covey

Wonderful Writing & Wisdom
* The Autobiography of Malcolm X...Alex Haley
* Caucasia...Danzy Senna
* The Bluest Eye...Toni Morrison
* Eat, Pray, Love...Elizabeth Gilbert
* Mama Day...Gloria Naylor

Mind on My Money (Yes, this 'list' is mad abbreviated...point noted!)
* Cash in the City: Affording Manolos, Martinis & Manicures on a Working Girl's Salary...Juliette Fairley
* The Money Book for the Young, Fabulous and Broke...Suze Orman

Personal Development
* The 100 Simple Secrets of Happy People...David Niven
* How to Be an Adult...David Richo
* How to Be an Adult in a Relationship...David Richo

Spiritual, Religious (Enlightened)
* The Celebration of Discipline...Richard Foster
* The Exquisite Risk...Mark Nepo
* Head and Heart...Howard Thurman
* If the Church Were Christian...Phillip Gulley
* Messy Spirituality...Michael Yaconelli
* The Oxford Companion to the Bible...Bruce M. Metzger & Michael David Coogan
* The Politics of Jesus: Rediscovering the True Revolutionary Nature of Jesus' Teachings & How They Have Been Corrupted...Obery M. Hendricks
* The Prayer of Jabez: Breaking Through to the Blessed Life...Bruce Wilkinson
* Wide Awake: The Future is Waiting Within You...Erwin Raphael MacManus
* With Head and Heart...Howard Thurman

Spiritual, Religious (Traditional)
* The Bondage Breaker...Neil T. Anderson
* Experiencing God Day by Day (A Devotional)...Henry and Richard Blackaby
* Facing Your Giants...Max Lucado
* Fasting for Spiritual Breakthrough: A Guide to 9 Biblical Fasts...Elmer L. Towns
* If the Church Were Christian...Phillip Gulley
* Managing Your Emotions...Joyce Meyer
* The Power of the Praying Woman...Stormie Omartian
* Prayers for Emotional Wholeness...Stormie Omartian
* Seeking the Unseen God: Faith Lessons from the Life of Moses...Martin Berglund
* Victory Over Darkness...Neil T. Anderson

Also, last but not least, while I have not read an actual title of the late spiritual greats , Henri Nouwen and C.S. Lewis, I have read many of their teachings via excerpts and each has helped me  tremendously.